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Date: 19 May 2016
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12 May 2016

Africa Code Week aims to spread digital literacy
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12 May 2016

10 nominees for Africa Innovation Prize
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11 May 2016

Techne Summit focuses on African start-ups
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22 Apr 2016

Egypt's digital transformation potentials
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The largest gathering of CIOs, business heads and technology thought leaders in Egypt will explore the potential of digital transformation in Egypt...

8 Apr 2016

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Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications operators today announces the launch of the Orange brand in Egypt. The Orange brand has replaced the Mobinil brand...

9 Mar 2016

AME Awards announces 2016 award-winners
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3 Mar 2016

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25 Feb 2016

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No verdict on Al Jazeera trial
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The retrial of Al Jazeera's journalists in Cairo has been adjourned...

31 Jul 2015

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14 Jul 2015

Egypt court sets trial date for Al Jazeera journalists
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Cairo's criminal court set the verdict date for the retrial featuring three Al Jazeera journalists to July 30, in a trial that has brought Egypt plenty of international attention.

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Egypt plans smart village in Uganda
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Egypt plans to build a smart village in Uganda, which will attract a number of investments, from IT to hospitality...

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Egypt launches WhatsApp service for metro users
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